If you’ve been considering taking a cruise for your next vacation getaway and looking for something out of the ordinary, check out our top six luxury adventure cruises:
Asia River Cruising
18 Day Shanghai to Beijing River Cruises
Explore the amazing world of the Orient when you take a river cruise from Shanghai to Beijing. You will experience the picturesque beauty of the plants and wildlife along one of the most scenic areas in the world. You will also see things like the stone carvings of ancient Dazu, wild Giant Pandas, the Terra Cotta Warriors of Xian and the Great Wall of China.
You will board the Viking Emerald and experience 18 days with amenities that include complimentary drinks, free wifi, river-view staterooms, evening entertainment, incredible meals and cultural lectures regarding the local landmarks like the Three Gorges Dam and the traditional Chinese ceremonies.
You will also get the chance to experience things like 19 guided tours, the opportunity to visit six of the World Heritage Sites with UNESCO and plenty of amazing opportunities for photographs.
Fares begin at $5,442 and also include port charges and all meals. Click Here to view Itinerary.
Asia Ocean Cruising
14-Day Asia Cruise
Departure 01/03/2016 | 01/17/2016 | 02/14/2016
Enjoy the picturesque views of the Orient when you sail along the coasts of Thailand and Vietnam as well as sailing in small yachts into Ho Chi Minh City. You will experience the diversity and cultural activity of the Indonesian Islands and get the chance to visit with the local citizens.
You will board the Seaborn Sojourn and enjoy 14 days of amazing scenic views as well as on-board amenities that include gourmet dining, an in-suite bar with complimentary champagne, large suites with panoramic views of the ocean, 24-hour dining either in the restaurants or in-suite, open bars throughout the ship and more.
The Asia Ocean Cruise also includes a cocktail reception and a $300 shipboard credit per suite. Fares begin at $5,999 per person. Click Here to view Itinerary.
Alaska Luxury Cruise
10-day San Francisco to Alaska Voyage
Oceania Cruise Regatta
Explore the majestic wilderness of the Alaskan Coastline with a 10-day Alaska Luxury Cruise. You will have the chance to take once in a lifetime photographs of the scenic glaciers and maybe even get to see a brown bear or an American bald eagle. This is an experience you will be talking about for the rest of your life.
You will board the Oceania Cruises Regatta and enjoy on-board amenities that includes luxury staterooms, a world-class fitness center, on-board casino, open seating restaurants and eight different bars and lounges. The Regatta carries up to 684 passengers with 400 staff members to cater to you.
The Alaska Luxury Cruise will depart from San Francisco and sail up the Pacific coastline to the Hubbard Glacier, north of Juneau. The cruise includes trips to Astoria, Sitka, Juneau, Ketchikan and Vancouver along the way. You will also experience a country club ambiance and spa treatments at the Canyon Ranch SpaClub.
Fares start at $2,799 per person and includes free airfare and free pre-paid gratuities and unlimited internet. Click here to view Itinerary.
South Pacific Cruise
53 – Day South Pacific Cruise
Holland America ms Amsterdam
Explore the incredible South Pacific islands like Bora Bora, Fiji, the Cook islands and more. You will be amazed at the scenic beauty of the South Pacific and get to meet the native people with excursions to various villages and towns along the way. You will also get to enjoy some time on the romantic Hawaiian Islands.
You will board the Holland America ms Amsterdam in Seattle, Washington and begin your 53 day journey into paradise. Along the way, you will be able to enjoy on-board amenities such as a complimentary shore excursion, cocktail parties, a pinnacle grill lunch, commemorative gift and more.
Fares start at $6,699 and also include a voyage host and several opportunities for shopping along the way in stops such as French Polynesia, Fiji and Hawaii. Click Here to view Itinerary
14 Night Cape Town to Rio de Janeiro Voyage
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
This 14-night Luxury Regent Cruise made our top adventure list because it includes a FREE 3-night Pre or Post Cruise stay in Rio de Janeiro or Cape Town, South Africa. This unique itinerary lets you explore two of the most exotic Continents in just 2 weeks.
In Cape Town, South Africa you board the first all-suite, all-balcony ship, Seven Seas Mariner® featuring four gourmet restaurants with open seating. Hallmarks include generous amenities and a welcome spaciousness. Catering to only 700 guests, her staff-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.6 ensures the absolute highest level of personal service.
Fares begin at $6,799 and includes a cocktail party, free shore excursions, unlimited beverages, $800 shipboard credit per suite, PLUS much more. CLICK HERE to view itinerary.
14 Day Antarctica Expedition
National Geographic Explorer or National Geographic Orion
Departing 11/27/2016 – 2/05/2017
Experience the breath-taking wonders of the Antarctica up-close and personal as you explore the land at the bottom of the world. You will be able to experience first-hand the native wildlife like penguins, whales and even ice formations on an ice-class vessel that will put you in awe of this amazing place.
You will board either the National Geographic Explorer or the Orion, departing from Buenos Aires, Argentina or Santiago, Chile and spend the next 14 days exploring the incredible scenic views of the coast of Antarctica. Along the way, you will enjoy on-board amenities including unlimited drinks, complimentary meals, a fitness center and guided tours and excursions.
You will also experience opportunities to go snorkeling and board excursions on the Zodiac or by Kayak as well as spend a night in a hotel on the mainland, enjoy sightseeing activities and a lot more.
Fares begin at $13,360 and also includes your flight from the United States to your departure destination, an overnight hotel stay in your departure city prior to boarding the ship. Click here to view itinerary.